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GW Pharma Announces Publication of Landmark Epidiolex (cannabidiol) Study in The Lancet

London, UK, Carlsbad, CA, January 24, 2018 – GW Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: GWPH, “GW,” “the Company” or “the Group”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, along with its U.S. subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences, announced today that The Lancet has published results from a Phase 3 …

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INSYS’ Cannabidiol Solution Receives FDA Fast Track Designation as Treatment for Prader-Willi Syndrome

PHOENIX, Dec. 26, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:INSY), announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Fast Track designation to the company’s cannabidiol (CBD) oral solution for the treatment of Prader-Willi syndrome, a rare and complex genetic disorder characterized by insatiable appetite in children that …

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GW Pharma Reacquires Full Rights to Develop and Commercialize Sativex in the US

London, UK, 13 Dec 2017: GW Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: GWPH, “GW” or “the Company”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, today announces the termination of its previous license agreement with Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. in relation to Sativex®(nabiximols) in the U.S. …

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Zynerba’s Cannabis-Based Drug Demonstrates Positive Results in Study in Fragile X Syndrome

DEVON, Pa., Sept. 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zynerba Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZYNE), a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to developing and commercializing innovative pharmaceutically-produced transdermal cannabinoid treatments, today announced positive top line results from an open label exploratory Phase 2 FAB-C (Treatment of Fragile X Syndrome Anxiety and Behavioral Challenges with CBD) clinical trial evaluating ZYN002 cannabidiol …

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Flex Pharma’s FLX-787 Granted FDA Fast Track Status for Treatment of Severe Muscle Cramps Associated with ALS

Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLKS), a clinical-stage biotechnology company that is developing innovative and proprietary treatments for cramps and spasticity associated with serious neurological diseases including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), multiple sclerosis (MS), and Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT), today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Fast Track designation for …

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Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Receives Positive Results in Drug Sensitivity Tests on CTCs

TEL AVIV, Israel, June 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CNBX) today announced it received positive results from screening necrosis (cell death) of circulating tumor cells, from cancer patients, treated with the cannabinoids CBD and CBDA. These results greatly strengthen the company’s previously accumulated data on cannabinoid anti-tumor activity. …

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GW Pharma’s Epidiolex Reduces Seizures in Children with Dravet Syndrome

London, UK, May 24, 2017 – GW Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: GWPH, “GW,” “the Company” or “the Group”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, along with its U.S. subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences, announced today that The New England Journal of Medicine …

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Cannabics Announces Commercialization of Cannabinoids-Based Personalized Diagnostics for Cancer Patients

BETHESDA, Maryland, Feb. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CNBX) today announced it will begin providing personalized cannabinoid anti-tumor tests for cancer patients. The diagnostic tests are based on liquid biopsies of patients suffering from any kind of cancer. The test uses CTC technology that collects cancer cells from patients’ …

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GW Pharma’s Cannabis-Derived Drug Shows Promise in Brain Cancer Study

London, UK, 7 Feb 2017: GW Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: GWPH, “GW,” “the Company” or “the Group”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, today announced positive top-line results from an exploratory Phase 2 placebo-controlled clinical study of a proprietary combination …

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Cannabics Announces Specific Ratios of Cannabinoids Led to Apoptosis in MD-MB-231 Breast Cancer Cell Viability

BETHESDA, Maryland, Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CNBX) announced today that results from the company’s Cancer HTS research indicates that specific ratios of Cannabinoids led to Apoptosis in MDA-MB-231 Breast Cancer cell viability. Cannabics Pharmaceuticals is currently developing a personalized treatment based upon screening of patients’ biopsy …

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